Course overview

The Certificate III in Entrepreneurship and New Business qualification reflects the role of individuals establishing or carrying on business as a sole trader or contractor, as well as those supporting the establishment of a new venture as part of a larger organisation. 

These individuals apply a broad range of competencies in varied contexts, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge.

They may provide technical advice and support to a small team. 

Course duration and delivery

The 12-month program is delivered in shorter, more manageable terms of learning. 

After a program orientation session, you will engage in online group workshops and tutorials, online activities, and have access to on-demand support as required. 

Career opportunities

This course provides pathways to roles such as: 

  • Micro Business Owner 
  • Small Business Owner 
  • Business Manager 
  • Independent Contractor 
  • Business Development Manager. 

Program details

While there are no specific entry requirements, participants are required to take the Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment.

It will help us understand how we can assist you in any areas where you may need help while studying with us. 

To be prepared for this course it is recommended that you have: 

  • A small business idea that you would like to research and pursue 
  • An interest to be your own boss and work your own hours 
  • A desire to run your own small business 
  • Confidence working with technology.

Computer with access to the Internet and with the ability to conduct video interviews. Minimum specifications for your computer are: 

  • Microsoft Windows 7 or later or Mac OS X or above 
  • Microsoft Office
  • Up-to-date internet browser
  • You may also need access to a printer and Adobe Acrobat reader to view and print PDFs (free download)
  • A mobile video recording device i.e., a mobile phone that can record short video. 

What you will study

BSB30220 – Certificate III in Entrepreneurship and New Business is a nationally recognised qualification. Students will need to complete 10 Units of Competency, including: 

  • 4 Core Units 
  • 6 Elective Units 
Unit CodeUnit TitleStatus
BSBESB301Investigate business opportunitiesCore Unit
BSBESB302Develop and present business proposalsCore Unit
BSBESB303Organise finances for new business venturesCore Unit
BSBESB305Address compliance requirements for new business venturesCore Unit
BSBESB304Determine resource requirements for new business venturesElective Unit
BSBOPS304Deliver and monitor a service to customersElective Unit
BSBPUR301Purchase goods and servicesElective Unit
BSBWHS311Assist with maintaining workplace safetyElective Unit
BSBXCS303Securely manage personally identifiable information and workplace informationElective Unit
SIRXMKT002Use social media to engage customersElective Unit

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for government funding and subsidised training.

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